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The Mitre Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9943 / 51°59'39"N

Longitude: -0.9928 / 0°59'34"W

OS Eastings: 469248

OS Northings: 233353

OS Grid: SP692333

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.V4R

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.Q4ZH

Entry Name: The Mitre Public House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 21 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377219

Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Buckingham

Built-Up Area: Buckingham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Buckingham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 MITRE STREET
879-1/6/120 (North side)
13/10/52 The Mitre Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
MITRE STREET
(North side)
The Mitre Inn)

GV II

Inn, now public house. Mid-late C17, altered C20. Coursed
squared limestone, some timber-framing, plain-tile roof, brick
front lateral stack, and stone rear lateral stack. 3-unit
plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Wide, old plank door to
right of centre with 2 panel mouldings and moulded wood
surround in C20 gabled wood porch. 12-pane sash window to
ground floor right of porch, otherwise wood mullion and
transom windows to ground and 1st floors, all those to ground
floor with flat-arched heads, those to 1st with wood lintels.
3 gabled roof dormer windows. Single-storey painted brick
extension to left with lean-to roof to left.
Rear elevation has large rear lateral stone stack with rebuilt
brick flues, small rendered 2-storey shallow wing to right of
stack, and some timber-framing in square panels with brick
infill.
INTERIOR: ground-floor rooms have diamond stop-chamfered spine
beams. Middle room has large open fireplace with bressumer.
Small room to right end has corner fireplace. Stone cellar.
Staircase from ground floor to attic, partly rearrranged C20
has barleysugar twist balusters to upper flight on vases and
serpentine splat balusters. 3-bay collar truss roof.
(Elliott JJ: Buckingham: London: 1975-: 198-9).


Listing NGR: SP6924833353

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